Position: OR Attendant - Operating Room
Status: Temporary Full-Time (x1) Approx. 6-8 months
Role Level: CUPE (CUPEC01) - $21.401- $24.708
Dept/Health System: Operating Room - Mississauga Hospital
Hours of Work/Shift: 8 hour shifts - Days, Evenings and Nights
Posted: February 11, 2020
Internal Deadline: February 18, 2020
Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.
Our Mission: A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community
When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers. The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.
At THP, we are relentless in providing high quality, compassionate care to our communities and take great pride in fostering an inclusive and accessible environment and we are all accountable for contributing to a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing and promoting excellence in patient care though advancing patient and staff safety. If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to improve the health of the community, committed to excellence, quality and patient safety we would like you to join our Better Together team!
Must have minimum of two (2) years of recent or current OR attendant experience
Grade 12 (or equivalent related skills and experience)
Personal Support Worker and/or other appropriate related Health Care Certificate preferred
Completion of ORA or CSAO course preferred
Current BCLS & First Aid Certificates essential
Previous Hospital/Health Care experience is required
Effective written and oral communication skills and interpersonal skills to work as part of a multidisciplinary team
Must be a self-directed individual with well-developed organizational skills
Ability to meet the physical demands of the position
Knowledge of medical terminology an asset
Positive work and attendance record is required
Frequent walking, standing, reaching, stooping and bending
Occasional/frequent lifting up to approx. 11.5 kg
Occasional pushing and pulling up to 17 kg
Assists surgical team with patient positioning, transfer and holding of limbs during surgery
Ensures equipment, supplies and beds are available for cases as directed
Performs housekeeping duties during changeover of rooms
Cleaning and partial reprocessing of surgical instrumentation/equipment
Assists with ensuring patient safety by identifying equipment problems and/or hazards on the unit
Organization and restocking of different areas
Works in compliance with the occupational health and safety act
Other related duties as assigned
Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.
To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca
Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing, based on our values compassion, excellence and courage. To be Better Together, we commit to fostering a respectful workplace culture that promotes a safe and supportive environment for everyone who provides care, supports caregiving, receives care or visits the hospital.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.
We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.